Hiding

I write about mental health a lot. It’s my way of processing what goes on in my brain. I’m a firm believer that if you don’t feel the bad things you can’t feel the good. Sometimes, though, it’s easier to hide from all our emotions. Except...

The Weather

Time for another poetry throwback! I wrote this one a few years back, when I seemed to have a fascination with writing poetry about the weather.

Christmastime

I read something the other day about how to catch customers’ attention during the Christmas shopping period. Christmas is about five weeks’ away, but all the shops are gearing up and the Christmas lights are being switched on over the next few weeks. I saw...

Coffee

On doctor’s orders, I’ve significantly cut down on my coffee intake in the last year. However, there are some mornings where I just can’t get going without my daily dose of caffeine. You could say that this poem is my ‘ode to coffee’. Or...

Divorce

Today’s poem is about divorce. I’m not sure what inspired it, but it may have had something to do with the yellow primroses that used to grow in our garden when we first moved in. Since neither of us are particularly green-fingered, it didn’t take...